13-year-old girl missing from Baker found safe

BAKER, LA (WAFB) - According to Louisiana State Police, a 13-year-old girl, Erica Acosta, who went missing from her home on West Azalea Dr. in Baker during the early morning hours of Christmas Day, has been found safe.

LSP issued a Level II Endangered/Missing Child Alert for Acosta on behalf of the Baker Police Department around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday night. She was located around 10:15 p.m. the same night.

The original release stated Acosta is a 13-year-old Hispanic female with long, black hair and brown eyes. She is approximately 4' 11" tall and weighs about 90 lbs. She went missing around 1:30 a.m. on Christmas morning.

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